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Mildred "Millie" Chappell Edwards

June 11, 1925 September 24, 2018
Mildred "Millie" Chappell Edwards
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Obituary for Mildred "Millie" Chappell Edwards

Mildred “Millie” Chappell Edwards, 93, departed this life September 24, 2018 in Oak Ridge, TN. Born June 11, 1925 in Granville County, NC the only child of the late John Littleton Chappell and Katherine Thompson Chappell, Millie was predeceased by her husband Warren E. Edwards and a son Stephen W. Edwards. A resident of Courtland for over 30 years, she was a local business owner and a stalwart of the Courtland Baptist Church where she led youth groups and taught Sunday School. She and Warren moved to Virginia Beach where they operated an independent insurance agency and were active in neighborhood affairs. A valued member of Kempsville Baptist Church, she continued as a church leader and Sunday School teacher for another 30 years. For the past 6 years, Millie lived in the Greenfield Senior Living Center in Oak Ridge, TN where she was active in the life of the center and , once again, taught a Sunday morning Bible Class. Left to cherish her memory are one son Warren C. Edwards (Diane) of Oak Ridge, TN and two daughters Catherine E. Sutton (Jack) of Oak Ridge, NC and Olivia E. Bullock of Wilson, NC; nine grandchildren; and nine great grandchildren. The family wishes to thank the staff of Greenfield of Oak Ridge, TN for the excellent care they provided for her. A Graveside Funeral will be held at 2 PM Friday, September 28, 2018 in Riverside Cemetery, Courtland with the Rev. Bill McCarron officiating. There will be a reception following the service in the Courtland Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial contribution to Courtland Baptist Church, P. O. Box 148, Courtland, VA 23837 or a charity of your choice. www.wrightfuneralhome.org


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Graveside Service

Friday

28

Sep

2:00 PM 9/28/2018 2:00:00 PM
Riverview Cemetery

Main Street
Courtland, Virginia 23837

Riverview Cemetery
Main Street Courtland 23837 Virginia
United States

Reception

Friday

28

Sep

3:00 PM 9/28/2018 3:00:00 PM
Courtland Baptist Church

22265 Main Street
Courtland, VA 23837

Reception follows the graveside service in the fellowship hall of the church

Courtland Baptist Church
22265 Main Street Courtland 23837 VA
United States
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